Saltillo in Lee County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
National Park Service
—Natchez Trace Parkway —
A 5 minute walk on the Old Trace here takes you to the gravesites of 13 unknown Confederate soldiers, a mute reminder of bygone days and of the great struggle out of which developed a stronger nation.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Natchez Trace marker series.
Location. 34° 21.899′ N, 88° 40.469′ W. Marker is in Saltillo, Mississippi, in Lee County. Marker is on Natchez Trace Parkway (at milepost 269). Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Saltillo MS 38866, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Thirteen Unknown Confederates (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Old Town Creek (approx. 5.1 miles away); Natchez Trace at Lee County (approx. 5.1 miles away); Dogwood Valley (approx. 5.7 miles away); Chickasaw Village Site (approx. 7.1 miles away); Birthplace of Elvis Presley Elvis Presley and the Blues (approx. 7.3 miles away); Elvis Presley's Childhood Church (approx. 7.3 miles away).
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